Mission Statement


Woodland National School strives to:


  • create a happy, friendly caring and welcoming school that will provide for pupils’ needs in a sensitive way;
  • foster a positive self-image in pupils, building self-confidence through praise, reward and encouragement;
  • encourage a positive attitude to life and learning enabling each child to reach his/her full potential;
  • prepare pupils for life by teaching social independence and academic skills;
  • ensure that all pupils and staff are valued;
  • promote an atmosphere of co-operation, with management, staff, parents and pupils;
  • develop links with the wider community;
  • develop a positive awareness of self, sensitivity to towards other people and a respect for the rights, views and feelings of others;
  • develop a faith community through the teaching of Catholic beliefs.